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PINC-08. Source of Income in 2008-People 15 Years Old and Over, By Income of Specified Type in 2008, Age, Race, Hispanic Origin, and Sex

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Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Current Population Survey, 2009 Annual Social and Economic Supplement.

(Numbers in thousands. People 15 years old and over as of March of the following year. Social Security income may include a small number of people who report Railroad Retirement Income as Social Security Income. Retirement Income includes payments reported as survivor, disability, or retirement benefits. Rents, royalties, estates or trusts includes estates and trusts reported as survivor benefits)

  Total with Income $1 to $2,499 or loss $2,500 to $4,999 $5,000 to $7,499 $7,500 to $9,999 $10,000 to $12,499 $12,500 to $14,999 $15,000 to $17,499 $17,500 to $19,999 $20,000 to $22,499
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
66,469 4,142 2,031 3,297 4,164 4,584 3,477 3,710 2,780 3,352
Earnings 44,022 1,933 1,474 1,632 1,182 2,327 1,333 2,143 1,318 2,597
  Wages and Salary 41,489 1,562 1,332 1,455 1,063 2,068 1,263 2,005 1,271 2,409
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 3,514 958 248 294 142 354 77 190 66 200
  Farm Self-Employment 476 302 28 24 10 23 7 7 5 6
Social Security 18,899 588 1,093 2,816 3,987 3,375 3,097 1,905 1,049 400
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 1,486 340 181 275 457 134 38 36 10 5
Public Assistance 471 282 128 34 10 9 3 0 1 0
Veterans Benefits 326 65 48 30 26 35 72 8 8 8
Survivor Benefits 1,914 470 326 214 176 171 108 78 60 58
Disability Benefits 428 65 67 70 93 48 22 17 9 14
Unemployment Compensation 1,907 751 493 275 169 109 30 28 16 11
Workers Compensation 441 218 65 33 28 18 8 24 15 5
Property Income 38,550 29,827 2,922 1,601 814 720 384 346 178 257
  Interest 36,714 31,109 2,172 1,105 525 404 273 264 42 152
  Dividends 11,417 8,705 991 565 209 277 97 178 11 104
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 3,989 2,219 466 357 138 190 63 77 32 89
Retirement Income 7,664 1,376 1,099 820 767 721 430 390 369 283
  Company or Union Retirement 4,151 1,085 780 523 394 371 197 154 160 77
  Federal Government Retirement 648 47 42 55 62 52 42 37 40 51
  Military Retirement 175 18 10 11 25 34 26 9 14 6
  State or Local Government Retirement 2,091 188 195 153 216 211 146 156 108 110
  Railroad Retirement 109 8 8 13 15 17 8 16 17 4
  Annuities 259 74 48 34 25 19 6 17 6 9
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 215 51 36 46 10 16 7 2 8 12
  Other or Don't Know 421 70 91 50 39 42 22 15 10 12
Pension Income 5,740 1,022 804 591 539 550 318 311 299 208
  Company or Union Retirement 3,155 816 575 397 299 308 151 109 139 57
  Federal Government Retirement 423 30 23 26 22 34 38 27 27 39
  Military Retirement 53 2 2 1 8 4 8 8 10 3
  State or Local Government Retirement 1,849 140 163 136 174 176 124 141 106 102
  Railroad Retirement 64 8 4 4 12 8 5 13 3 4
  Annuities 116 30 25 20 12 8 0 10 0 4
Alimony 340 62 52 61 30 26 14 8 13 12
Child Support 2,768 804 781 547 265 146 88 31 28 14
Educational Assistance 1,197 514 270 147 104 73 7 21 11 27
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
554 249 66 58 12 70 18 11 2 11
Other Income, N.E.C. 357 182 112 12 10 13 2 5 5 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 60,076 1,871 2,085 3,851 4,614 5,095 4,104 3,840 2,391 3,002
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
61,129 1,728 1,901 3,530 4,234 4,602 3,468 3,714 2,536 3,327
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 18,970 592 1,095 2,810 3,997 3,382 3,108 1,914 1,055 408
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
21,001 634 1,048 2,605 3,697 2,933 2,557 1,873 1,312 869
  Government Transfer Payments 23,564 1,651 1,652 3,097 4,469 3,517 2,986 2,035 1,286 647
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 1,883 566 298 297 460 147 38 42 13 8
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
20,222 814 1,185 2,995 4,411 3,585 3,134 1,991 1,085 409
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
9,448 1,894 1,367 1,088 1,214 866 467 439 381 293

 

  $22,500 to $24,999 $25,000 to $27,499 $27,500 to $29,999 $30,000 to $32,499 $32,500 to $34,999 $35,000 to $37,499 $37,500 to $39,999 $40,000 to $42,499 $42,500 to $44,999 $45,000 to $47,499
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
2,384 3,034 1,999 3,065 1,485 2,511 1,383 2,329 1,016 1,641
Earnings 1,522 2,373 1,254 2,908 898 2,213 964 2,257 669 1,483
  Wages and Salary 1,483 2,224 1,220 2,811 872 2,117 953 2,188 656 1,458
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 38 144 38 131 19 89 10 76 9 37
  Farm Self-Employment 0 11 4 7 0 4 0 5 0 0
Social Security 199 125 42 12 12 21 4 9 8 2
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 2 1 12 4 7 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 19 57 25 26 21 18 5 9 3 2
Disability Benefits 8 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 2
Unemployment Compensation 5 6 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 2 2 4 4 1 0 0 3 3 1
Property Income 194 184 122 91 49 69 55 68 28 36
  Interest 111 66 71 47 35 13 16 40 16 14
  Dividends 21 64 3 19 8 0 3 20 3 7
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 31 39 8 28 2 31 5 16 0 8
Retirement Income 260 209 96 154 58 138 57 89 34 45
  Company or Union Retirement 66 52 50 47 15 40 17 39 8 14
  Federal Government Retirement 44 43 12 37 7 11 10 8 3 11
  Military Retirement 0 11 4 0 0 8 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 133 79 25 60 22 77 38 36 17 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 3 2 0 3 0 0 0 4 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 6 6 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 8 4 2 5 7 4 0 5 4 4
Pension Income 219 134 61 121 38 128 59 85 26 34
  Company or Union Retirement 55 37 37 34 2 33 16 38 0 7
  Federal Government Retirement 31 23 4 34 7 11 7 6 3 8
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 133 76 22 50 21 77 36 36 19 14
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 5 2 6 5 4 3 3 6 7 3
Child Support 17 1 3 6 2 2 0 5 3 2
Educational Assistance 6 3 0 2 0 2 0 5 0 2
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
23 3 0 6 0 4 2 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 1,861 2,488 1,363 2,945 955 2,311 986 2,265 698 1,501
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
2,222 2,897 1,694 3,218 1,144 2,553 1,144 2,405 793 1,552
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 207 128 44 12 13 26 4 9 8 2
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
628 568 382 318 193 292 150 161 102 80
  Government Transfer Payments 464 344 250 167 108 193 87 89 64 51
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 4 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
208 138 42 12 12 21 3 9 9 4
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
270 225 97 154 58 138 57 89 34 45

 

  $47,500 to $49,999 $50,000 to $52,499 $52,500 to $54,999 $55,000 to $57,499 $57,500 to $59,999 $60,000 to $62,499 $62,500 to $64,999 $65,000 to $67,499 $67,500 to $69,999 $70,000 to $72,499
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
910 1,929 756 988 556 1,196 515 800 336 672
Earnings 706 1,894 455 846 381 1,231 304 720 196 686
  Wages and Salary 705 1,791 450 821 382 1,191 306 708 186 658
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 2 112 3 28 2 31 0 15 7 38
  Farm Self-Employment 0 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4
Social Security 5 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 2 12 2 4 2 10 0 0 0 1
Disability Benefits 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0
Property Income 20 54 17 26 19 47 27 21 0 4
  Interest 6 36 10 2 19 6 18 3 1 3
  Dividends 4 35 0 6 0 31 0 3 0 0
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 10 42 0 4 1 17 0 3 0 4
Retirement Income 39 31 29 19 14 39 4 7 17 14
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 6 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 4 0 11 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 16 3 4 11 14 4 7 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 2 3 6 0 0 5 0 0 0 2
Pension Income 39 19 19 12 14 27 4 7 9 14
  Company or Union Retirement 2 4 10 8 0 3 0 0 0 5
  Federal Government Retirement 5 2 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 4
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 28 12 3 4 11 14 4 7 6 3
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Alimony 4 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 3 2 2 2 3 0 1 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
5 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 1
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 714 2,035 482 864 409 1,236 313 719 203 687
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
782 2,069 542 904 462 1,263 341 768 233 702
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 5 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
59 175 51 33 44 56 17 18 29 25
  Government Transfer Payments 45 182 17 14 24 36 10 12 19 13
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
5 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
39 31 29 19 14 39 4 7 17 14

 

  $72,500 to $74,999 $75,000 to $77,499 $77,500 to $79,999 $80,000 to $82,499 $82,500 to $84,999 $85,000 to $87,499 $87,500 to $89,999 $90,000 to $92,499 $92,500 to $94,999 $95,000 to $97,499
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
304 510 213 463 197 308 185 314 135 193
Earnings 160 485 128 476 91 279 87 295 63 149
  Wages and Salary 146 484 110 451 85 278 84 286 58 148
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 4 8 21 3 3 0 14 0 2
  Farm Self-Employment 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Social Security 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Veterans Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Survivor Benefits 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Disability Benefits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unemployment Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Workers Compensation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Property Income 6 11 19 20 6 25 12 10 6 8
  Interest 2 9 2 6 4 9 0 0 2 4
  Dividends 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 3
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 0 5 0 13 0 1 0 1 0 0
Retirement Income 0 4 6 3 0 2 1 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Other or Don't Know 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pension Income 1 1 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Company or Union Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
  Federal Government Retirement 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Military Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  State or Local Government Retirement 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Annuities 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alimony 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Child Support 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Educational Assistance 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Income, N.E.C. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 171 481 128 472 105 276 100 296 71 157
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
183 495 147 488 122 288 106 311 71 164
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
3 12 12 4 4 8 2 0 0 0
  Government Transfer Payments 0 9 6 4 0 2 2 0 0 0
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
0 4 6 3 0 2 1 0 0 0

 

    Median Income Mean Income Gini Ratio  
$97,500 to $99,999 $100,000 and over Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Value (Dol) Standard Error (Dol) Ratio Standard Error B-CELL
25 Years and Over
White alone, not
Hispanic
 
    Total
104 2,499 24,279 151 32,737 173 0.468 0.0036 1,249
Earnings 46 1,866 30,793 101 37,492 231 0.422 0.0043 1,249
  Wages and Salary 49 1,701 31,238 101 37,842 229 0.413 0.0043 1,249
  Nonfarm Self-Employment 0 100 10,812 234 21,042 938 0.627 0.0182 1,249
  Farm Self-Employment 0 20 1,969 101 13,672 2,200 0.798 0.0558 1,249
Social Security 0 0 10,715 57 11,427 50 0.280 0.0057 1,249
SSI (Supplemental Security Income) 0 0 7,017 196 6,503 123 0.343 0.0193 1,249
Public Assistance 0 0 2,083 107 2,789 163 0.477 0.0494 1,249
Veterans Benefits 0 0 9,518 910 10,089 522 0.433 0.0425 1,249
Survivor Benefits 29 0 6,883 286 11,696 402 0.568 0.0237 1,249
Disability Benefits 3 0 7,816 312 9,572 580 0.451 0.0504 1,249
Unemployment Compensation 3 0 3,526 124 4,889 151 0.491 0.0246 1,249
Workers Compensation 3 0 2,596 327 6,910 646 0.613 0.0602 1,249
Property Income 33 207 1,616 9 3,728 71 0.657 0.0087 1,249
  Interest 96 0 1,476 9 2,119 45 0.503 0.0171 1,249
  Dividends 0 43 1,640 17 3,124 96 0.594 0.0207 1,249
  Rents, Royalties, Estates or Trusts 77 11 2,247 40 7,581 326 0.679 0.0308 1,249
Retirement Income 38 5 9,254 160 13,571 186 0.513 0.0103 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 26 0 6,004 172 9,795 212 0.547 0.0157 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 16,643 960 19,141 648 0.415 0.0313 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 11,749 543 12,985 704 0.338 0.0598 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 2 13,920 437 17,760 366 0.436 0.0180 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 11,298 853 11,688 726 0.325 0.0639 1,249
  Annuities 6 0 5,514 642 10,354 1,164 0.593 0.0750 1,249
  IRA, Keogh, or 401(K) 0 0 6,104 446 10,057 836 0.540 0.0586 1,249
  Other or Don't Know 4 0 7,456 642 13,292 930 0.564 0.0475 1,249
Pension Income 21 0 9,602 197 13,755 209 0.506 0.0116 1,249
  Company or Union Retirement 14 0 6,176 198 9,742 232 0.537 0.0176 1,249
  Federal Government Retirement 0 0 18,689 1,080 20,906 836 0.387 0.0390 1,249
  Military Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  State or Local Government Retirement 5 0 15,180 443 18,616 389 0.424 0.0189 1,249
  Railroad Retirement 0 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 1,249
  Annuities 2 0 5,352 704 9,539 1,613 0.580 0.1201 1,249
Alimony 11 0 7,277 521 14,677 1,185 0.579 0.0541 1,249
Child Support 6 0 4,356 94 6,026 174 0.494 0.0228 1,249
Educational Assistance 0 0 3,286 179 5,038 208 0.516 0.0322 1,249
Financial Assistance from Outside the
 Household
6 0 3,544 497 8,467 674 0.634 0.0483 1,249
Other Income, N.E.C. 3 0 2,452 175 4,838 707 0.622 0.0932 1,249

Combinations of Income Types:
  Earnings & Social Security 46 1,883 21,821 114 31,068 178 0.460 0.0038 1,249
  Earnings, Social Security, or
      Other Retirement
54 1,975 24,218 155 32,234 175 0.447 0.0037 1,249
  Social Security or Railroad Retirement 0 0 10,732 57 11,452 50 0.280 0.0057 1,249
  Social Security or Other Retirement
      Income or Both
15 33 12,146 69 15,236 92 0.371 0.0063 1,249
  Government Transfer Payments 8 4 10,649 61 12,556 70 0.368 0.0060 1,249
  Public Assistance or SSI or Both 0 0 5,649 204 5,829 114 0.396 0.0178 1,249
  Social Security, Public Assistance,
      or SSI or Both
0 0 10,492 55 11,223 48 0.284 0.0055 1,249
  Retirement, SSI or Public Assistance
      or Both
38 5 8,272 112 12,170 156 0.000 0.0000 1,249

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